The Post sat down with Gillian Ice to discuss the university’s plan for mitigating COVID-19 infections this spring and recommendations for students as they navigate the ongoing pandemic on campus.
Council sought a $70,000 authorization and a $40,000 appropriation for stage one design costs of the new fire department.
Citizens at Monday’s council meeting expressed concern regarding the proposed ordinances.
Jack Pepper, administrator at the Athens City-County Health Department, estimated around 30% to 35% of Athens children in the recently authorized age group are vaccinated.
Ohio University hopes to find outside help to develop historic landmark.
Facilities Management and Safety has taken a 20% staff reduction since 2019 and lost $15 million of its budget last year.
The county remains at the red risk level for exposure and spread.
Independent candidates Damon Krane and Iris Virjee failed to win a spot on Council.
The lengthy project is expected to be completed in spring 2022.
The county has reported seven COVID-19 related deaths in the past week.